Edge Services for Media and Entertainment

Put your workloads in the internet’s front row.

Better Audience Experiences

Higher Security
& Protection

More Scalability
& Control

Lower Total
Costs

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The challenges inherent to providing video and audio to audiences worldwide can be a showstopper. As audiences grow, so do their expectations and impatience with issues like buffering, down-rezzing, sync failure, and device incompatibility.

StackPath is a complete edge-computing platform, giving you a full range of options for solving these challenges by getting your media and entertainment workloads closer to end-users than ever before. See how. Your show must go on.

FloSports

“We check the serverless script code right into a GitHub repository and use StackPath’s CLI to deploy it. Within seconds it’s live. There’s virtually no population time. It’s great.”

Jason Byrne • VP, Software Development, FloSports

Use Cases

Industry-leading creators, distributors, and media tech providers applaud StackPath for:

Large File Delivery

Large File Delivery

Give end-users worldwide fast and reliable downloads for video and audio files of all sizes, with advanced features including segmented file downloads and unlimited file sizes.

Media Streaming

Media Streaming

Accelerate, protect and even customize on-demand video and audio content without decreasing performance, and maintain total control over how and where your assets are delivered.

Live Streaming

Live Streaming

Stream live events to audiences worldwide without sacrificing video/audio quality, maximum or ideal number of viewers, and other key experience variables while still maintaining synchronization.

Advantages

Our platform rolls out the red carpet for entertainment workloads. Here’re just a few attractions.

Fast, Flawless Downloads and Streams

Our advanced global delivery technologies include segmented downloads, unlimited file sizes and more to keep downloads fast, efficient and dependable without compromising quality or security.

Scalability for Demand Spikes and Growth

Our edge locations worldwide and massive, high-speed global network let you prepare to scale for temporary spikes as well as sustained growth, preventing viewer frustration caused by surging demand.

3x Faster End-user to Compute Connections

Our virtual machines and containers are deployed in our edge locations worldwide, letting you put workloads closer to end-users and create exceptional low latency experiences.

On-the-fly Content Personalization

Dynamic delivery features, including Serverless Scripting, make it easy to customize content on delivery, including ad insertion, matching file formats to devices, and more, to personalize content to individual audience members.

Content and Application Security

Built-in and easy-to-use solutions and features, including content protection policies, WAF, and Layer-7 DDoS attack mitigation let you tailor DRM, access/availability, and more to protect your assets and bottom line.

Streamlined Operations and Cost

With the power of our edge compute and applications, unified in a single platform with a global private network backbone and full automation for direct control via API or customer portal, StackPath can help simplify and reduce overall operations and costs.

Global Private Network Backbone

All StackPath solutions leverage our edge network, with a private backbone between all our locations for faster, secure and intelligent data transfers.

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Edge Applications

Empower video and audio workloads with industry-leading edge applications running on our global edge platform.

WAF

WAF

Protect media servers and applications with a powerful cloud firewall that provides enterprise-grade protection with little-to-no setup and configuration required.

  • Extensive standard security policies
  • Device-level fingerprinting
  • Layer-7 DDoS attack mitigation

Edge Compute

Deploy media servers, applications and services on your terms, as close to viewers/listeners as possible.

Virtual Machines

Virtual Machines

Deploy, customize and control your own computing environments in our edge locations worldwide.

  • 3x faster connection to end-users
  • Ubuntu, Debian and CentOS installed
  • Auto-scaling
  • Anycast IP Addresses
  • Network Policy Controls
Containers

Containers

Deploy, optimize and manage applications closer to your viewers/listeners than ever before.

  • 3x faster connection to end-users
  • OCI image support
  • Auto-scaling
  • Anycast IP Addresses
  • Network Policy Controls

Edge Platform

Powering all of StackPath is a high-performance, fully automated, and completely secure global platform that seamlessly integrates best-in-class orchestration, hardware infrastructure, and network architecture.

Edge Locations

Edge Locations

50 (and counting) edge locations strategically deployed where customers’ end-users are most densely concentrated. Unlike legacy providers’, each location is a complete deployment of our computing, networking, and orchestration stack.

EdgeEngine™

EdgeEngine™

Our orchestration engine provisions and manages all aspects of SP// edge compute, edge applications, and accounts, and puts the whole StackPath platform at customers’ fingertips via an easy to use customer portal and comprehensive APIs.

Edge Network

Edge Network

Our multi-dimensional network provides high-speed throughput (with up to 95% of all traffic handed directly to last-mile networks) and exceptional total egress capacity (65tbps+). Also, it keeps data off the public internet as long as possible.

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